What's On


​Winter Holiday Programme

Join the Space Race at Central Otago Libraries these school holidays.  Celebrate the anniversary of the Moon Landing. Come and make a planetarium mobile, goofy aliens or your very own rocket pencil case. Bookings essential. Contact you local library​ to secure your child/children's spot(s). 

​LibraryDate and Time​Activity
​Alexandra​Monday 9 July 11am-12pm​Aliens
​Wednesday 11 July 11am-12pm​Planets Mobile
​Monday 16 July 11am-12pm​Rocket Pencil Case Part 1
​Wednesday 18 July 11am-12pm​Rocket Pencil Case Part 2
​Cromwell​Wednesday 11 July 11am-12pm​Aliens
​Friday 13 July 11am-12pm​Planets Mobile
​Wednesday 18 July 11am-12pm​Rocket Pencil Case Part 1
​Friday 20 July 11am-12pmRocket Pencil Case Part 2
​Maniototo​Tuesday 10 July 2-3pm​Aliens
​Thursday 12 July 2-3pm​Planets Mobile
​Tuesday 17 July 2-3pm​Rocket Pencil Case Part 1
​Thursday 19 July 2-3pm​Rocket Pencil Case Part 2
​Roxburgh​Tuesday 10 July 2-3pm​Aliens
​Thursday 12 July 2-3pm​Planets Mobile​
​Tuesday 17 July 2-3pm​Rocket Pencil Case Part 1
​​​Thursday 19 July 2-3pm​Rocket Pencil Case Part 2

Yarn 2gether

​Bring your needles and hooks and unwind with your knitting or crochet. Beginners and experts are all welcome. A great way to pick up tips and be inspired. Or come for a chat - see what others are working on.
No need to book a spot. 

On every Thursday from 11am to 1pm at Alexandra Public Library. 

Book Chat

Are you interested in sharing what you're reading, and hearing what other people recommend to read? Do you want to know about new books to our library? Then Book Chat is where you want to be!

Come along to the Alexandra Public Library on the first Thursday of each month, from 2.30m to 3.30pm. Discuss books with the librarians and other readers like yourself!

Digital Drop in Session​

Would you like to learn how to borrow E-books and E-audiobooks? Download magazines and newspapers? Stream documentaries and films? Come and see what's available in the digital space at the Alexandra Public Library.

Bring your tablet, laptop or smartphone. Our librarian will be happy to demonstrate how to get the most from our library's digital space on the second Wednesday of each month, from 2pm to 3pm.

​​​​​Regular events at Alexandra Library 

​Event​Day and time
​Preschool story time​Tuesdays, 10.30-11am​
​Alexandra Family History Group, McArthur Room​Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 2-4pm
​Book ChatFirst Thursday of each month, 2.30-3.30pm​
​Digital Drop in SessionSecond Wednesday of each month, 2-3pm​​
​Yarn 2gether​​Every Thursday, 11am-1pm


Clyde Library Book Club

​Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month from 10am at Olivers in Clyde. Contact clydelibrary@codc.govt.nz to find out more.​


Regular events at Cromwell Library

​Event​Day and time
​Preschool story & craft time​Wednesdays, 2-3pm
​Knitting Group​meets first Thursday of the month 10am-12noon


Regular Events at Clyde Library

​Event​Day and time
​Story Time​Tuesdays, 10.45-11.15am (including holidays)


Regular events at Roxburgh Library

​Event​Day and time
​Preschool story time​For more information on story time sessions please phone the librarian on 03 446 8105

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Page reviewed: 19 Jun 2018 7:30pm